Chapter 8. Hassan Turabi and the Limits of Modern Islamic Reformism

  1. Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi'
  1. Abdelwahab El-Affendi

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996188.ch9

The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought

The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought

How to Cite

El-Affendi, A. (2006) Hassan Turabi and the Limits of Modern Islamic Reformism, in The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought (ed I. M. Abu-Rabi'), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996188.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405121743

Online ISBN: 9780470996188

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Keywords:

  • islamic reformism;
  • prophet muhammad;
  • Shar'Ah;
  • religious fanaticism;
  • secularization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Conservative Reaction

  • The Vision Restated

  • The Liberal Reaction

  • Creeping Secularization?

  • Reform or Reformation?

  • The Predicament Defined

  • Conclusion